Trump Putin

'He threw the usual playbook out the window'

The Miller Center's Eric Edelman, a 30-year veteran diplomat, assesses President Trump's European performance

Soldiers

Trump says no to citizenship for soldiers

Miller Center expert Nicole Hemmer writes in Vox that conservatives used to embrace trading military service for naturalization

Eisenhower

How the GOP turned away from the world

President Eisenhower defeated the isolationist faction of the Republican Party. Now Trump is toppling his legacy.

Scott Pruitt

Culture of corruption

Scott Pruitt is gone, but Chris Lu argues that the Trump administration's defiance of ethics norms remains

Jefferson Memorial

Sally Hemings shows us the real Thomas Jefferson

Senior fellow Melody Barnes on Monticello's latest reckoning with history

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PrezFest 2019

Save the date--May 21-23, 2019--for a groundbreaking conference on the state of the American Presidency

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Critical insights for the nation's governance

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